Purpose
Overexposure/Poisoning Determination
Method(s)
Gas Chromatography (GC)
Suggested CPT Code(s)
84600
New York State Approval Status

Approved

Turnaround Time

8 days

Test Includes
1 Carbon Tetrachloride Tetrachloromethane Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/g 0.05 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
2 Chloroform Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/g 0.5 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
3 Dichloromethane Methylene Chloride Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/g 0.5 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
4 Trichlorotrifluoroethane Freon 113 Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/g 0.05 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
5 1,1,1-Trichloroethane Methyl Chloroform Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/g 0.2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
6 Tetrachloroethylene Perchloroethylene Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/g 0.01 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
7 Trichloroethylene Trichloroethene Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/g 0.02 Environmental/Occupation Toxin

Specimen Type
Tissue
Requested Volume
10 g
Minimum Volume
10 g
Special Handling
Tube should be filled to prevent loss of volatile compound into headspace. Ensure that container remains tightly sealed.
Specimen Container
Plastic container (preservative-free)

Additional Collection Instructions

Transport Temperature
Frozen
Light Protection
Not Required
Rejection Criteria
None

Rejection criteria pertain to clinical specimen submissions only.

Stability
Room Temperature: Undetermined
Refrigerated: Undetermined
Frozen (-20 °C): Undetermined
1 Carbon Tetrachloride Tetrachloromethane Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/g 0.05 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
2 Chloroform Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/g 0.5 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
3 Dichloromethane Methylene Chloride Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/g 0.5 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
4 Trichlorotrifluoroethane Freon 113 Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/g 0.05 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
5 1,1,1-Trichloroethane Methyl Chloroform Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/g 0.2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
6 Tetrachloroethylene Perchloroethylene Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/g 0.01 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
7 Trichloroethylene Trichloroethene Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/g 0.02 Environmental/Occupation Toxin

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